C.C. Sabathia vs David Price Battle Sees Tampa Bay Fall 10-2
Tampa Bay dropped a 10-2 decision at Tropicana Field on Thursday as New York legged out a win behind winning pitcher C.C. Sabathia.
The Yankees were a +155 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 6.5.
New York got 7 innings from C.C. Sabathia, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 2 RBIs from Jacoby Ellsbury in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher David Price worked 5 innings, giving up 10 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Evan Longoria in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 16 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 7.